Daybreak for April 24, 2024

  • Wednesday of the Fourth Week of Easter
  • Optional Memorial of St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen, 1577-1622; a lawyer who left his career to become a Capuchin priest; as a Franciscan, he served the weak and needy; during a severe epidemic, he cared for and cured many soldiers; preached against Calvinists and Zwinglians in Switzerland, where he was set upon by armed men and killed
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/24/24
  • Gospel: John 12:44-50